Beryl Gorman Wolfe, 98, formerly of Flemington, NJ, passed away peacefully on Aug. 1, 2018, in Delta Junction, AK, where she resided with her son, Tom Gorman, and his family.
She was born March 31, 1920, to the late Albert and Jessie Smith of Riegelsville, NJ. Beryl was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Riegelsville, PA, for 75 years.
She graduated from Phillipsburg High School in 1938 and attended Churchman’s Business College.
She worked at the Riegel Paper Corporation-Rexam in Flemington as the receptionist for many years.
Beryl enjoyed all kinds of dancing especially square dancing and was a former member of the Square Dance Co-op Association. Beryl’s quick wit and sense of humor always lifted people up and was a gift to everyone she came in contact with. She lived in New Jersey for 90 years and moved to Alaska in September, 2010.
She was predeceased by husbands, John M. Gorman and Lester C. Wolfe; daughter, Hazel Louise Gorman; sister, Hazel Smith, and brothers, Gerald and Glen Smith.
She is survived by sons, John A. Gorman and his wife, Elaine, of Flemington, NJ, and Thomas E. Gorman and his wife, Pam, of Delta Junction AK; five grandchildren, Tamela Gorman Buza and her husband, Matthew, of Flemington, NJ, Dr. Mark J. Gorman and his wife, Rachael, of Norwell, MA, Brooke Gorman Seeger and her husband, Aaron, of Delta Junction, AK, Evan Gorman and his wife, Luz, of Hollywood, FL, and Drew Gorman of Delta Junction, AK; 11 great-grandchildren, and her brother, Victor Smith of Riegelsville, NJ, and his family.
A private viewing for family members will be held at the Robert W. Snyder Funeral Home, 327 Easton Rd., Riegelsville, PA (610-749-2421) at 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 20, followed by a short graveside service for both friends and family at the Riegelsville Union Cemetery. Pastor Barry Margraf will officiate. Robert W. Snyder Funeral Home 327 Easton Rd. Riegelsville, PA 18077 (610) 749-2421